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Action and Value in Criminal Law

Edited by Stephen Shute, John Gardner and Jeremy Horder

Published in print December 1993 | ISBN: 9780198258063
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191681783 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258063.001.0001
Action and Value in Criminal Law

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Criminal law has been described as a species of political and moral philosophy; whether that can be said to be true is not at all certain, but criminal law can be the subject of philosophical study. The aim of this book is to explore some of the philosophical foundations of criminal law. English and North American contributors have produced chapters for this volume.

Keywords: criminal law; political philosophy; moral philosophy; philosophical study

Book.  328 pages.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Criminal Law

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Introduction: The Logic of Criminal Law in Action and Value in Criminal Law

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Agency and Welfare in the Penal Law in Action and Value in Criminal Law

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On What’s Intentionally Done in Action and Value in Criminal Law

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Acting, Trying, and Criminal Liability in Action and Value in Criminal Law

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Taking the Consequences in Action and Value in Criminal Law

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Foreseeing Harm Opaquely in Action and Value in Criminal Law

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Culpability and Mistake of Law in Action and Value in Criminal Law

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The Nature of Justification in Action and Value in Criminal Law

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Subjectivism and Objectivism: Towards Synthesis in Action and Value in Criminal Law

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